Jobs in Information Technology: August 15, 2018

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New vacancy listings are posted weekly on Wednesday at approximately 12 noon Central Time. They appear under New This Week and under the appropriate regional listing. Postings remain on the LITA Job Site for a minimum of four weeks. New This Week Middlesex Community College, Director of Library and Learning Commons Services, Middletown, CT American College of Physicians, Inside […]

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Jobs in Information Technology: August 8, 2018

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New vacancy listings are posted weekly on Wednesday at approximately 12 noon Central Time. They appear under New This Week and under the appropriate regional listing. Postings remain on the LITA Job Site for a minimum of four weeks. New This Week Drexel University Libraries, Manager, Library Integrated Technology Systems, Philadelphia, PA McConnell Library – Radford University, Systems Librarian, […]

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Jobs in Information Technology: August 6, 2018

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New vacancy listings are posted weekly on Wednesday at approximately 12 noon Central Time. They appear under New This Week and under the appropriate regional listing. Postings remain on the LITA Job Site for a minimum of four weeks. New This Week California State University, San Bernardino, Access Services Librarian, San Bernardino, CA Alder Graduate School of Education, Instructional […]

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Advice for the New Systems Librarian – Building Relationships

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Hey there, fellow newbie to systems librarianship! Have you had a moment to take a breath yet? Are to-do and to-learn lists scattered in a notebook, calendar, and in your e-mail? I am right there with you. A little bit of background I moved into my role as systems librarian in January 2018 after serving […]

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2018 LITA Forum – Save the Date and Register

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Save the date and you can … Register now for the 2018 LITA Library Technology Forum  Minneapolis, MN November 8-10, 2018 Join us in Minneapolis, Minnesota at the Hyatt Regency Minneapolis for the 2018 LITA Library Technology Forum. This year a re-imaged education and networking event. This year’s theme is: Building & Leading. We asked presenters to work from […]

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Jobs in Information Technology: July 25, 2018

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New vacancy listings are posted weekly on Wednesday at approximately 12 noon Central Time. They appear under New This Week and under the appropriate regional listing. Postings remain on the LITA Job Site for a minimum of four weeks. New This Week UBC Okanagan Library, Visualization and Emerging Media Librarian, Kelowna, BC, Canada Bates College, Associate Librarian for Research […]

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UX? What About EX? Exploring Employee Experience Design for Libraries

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User experience (UX) design has a solid foundation in the consciousness of libraries. At last year’s LITA Forum there were three sessions with “UX” in the title, one for each day of the conference. UX design has made libraries more—to use Aaron Schmidt and Amanda Etche’s phrase—useful, usable, and desirable for users. However, as an […]

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Learn to Use Contextual Inquiry to Increase Your User Engagement

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Sign up today for  Contextual Inquiry: Using Ethnographic Research to Impact your Library UX A repeat of this excellent LITA web course begins September 19, 2018. Use the excitement of the fall seasons fresh start to further explore new avenues to increase your user engagement. The contextual inquiry research methodology helps to better understand the intents […]

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Save on the Four Newest LITA Guides

Get discounted pricing on 4 brand new exciting titles on library technology. The LITA Guide Series books from Rowman and Littlefield publishers, contain practical, up to date, how-to information, and are usually under 100 pages. Proposals for new titles can be submitted to the Acquisitions editor using this link. LITA members receive a 20% discount on all […]

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